The new Bluehill Universal software for Instron machines aims to bring enhanced functionality and improved workflows. Built from the ground-up for touch interaction, Bluehill Universal features a portrait layout with visual design while giving a comprehensive view of the test workspace on a large-format touch monitor.
Linde Gases has launched a measuring and analysis unit which will enable metal additive manufacturers to analyse and control more precisely the level of oxygen and humidity within the printer chamber.
RIFTEK, represented exclusively in the UK & Ireland by Ixthus Instrumentation, recently designed and suppled a customised scanning system that automatically measures and records geometric parameters for welded cylindrical laminated foil tubes.
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence has released a new camera-based portable coordinate measuring machine (CMM) for highly precise shop-floor measurements. The AICON MoveInspect XR8 detects geometric conditions and changes in three dimensions to deliver highly-accurate measurement data.
Manchester Metrology is now an Official Reseller of the CyberGage 360, which offers speed, accuracy and one-button simplicity for non-contact automated 3D scanning inspection.
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence is expanding its vision product range with systems for the measurement of large or palletised 2D moulded parts.
Phillips Precision has announced new fixture systems for gauge arms, laser trackers, and all portable 3D CMMs. To further enhance the value and productivity of these tools, Inspection Arsenal now offers quick-swap, highly repeatable fixturing designed for all portable devices.
As a new option, YXLON now provides ASTM E2973 digital reference images for aluminum and magnesium die castings in the Image2500 and Image3500 imaging software of its X-ray inspection systems.
Mecmesin has launched the CrimpTest-1 kN, a rugged and rapid-throughput tester for quality testing wire terminal strength. It features simple controls combined with accuracy and ease of use to give a reliable everyday tester, requiring minimal training and maintenance.
The 4D Technology 4D InSpec Surface Gauge is a handheld, non-contact instrument that measures precision machined surface defects with micrometre-level resolution.
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